Data tables, 2016 Census
Location of Study Compared with Province or Territory of Residence with Countries Outside Canada (18), Highest Certificate, Diploma or Degree (15), Major Field of Study - Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) 2016 (14), Age (9) and Sex (3) for the Population Aged 15 Years and Over in Private Households of Canada, Provinces and Territories, Census Metropolitan Areas and Census Agglomerations, 2016 Census - 25% Sample Data
|Location of study compared with province or territory of residence with countries outside Canada (18)||Sex (3)|
|Total - Sex||Male||Female|
|Total - Location of study compared with province or territory of residence with countries outside CanadaFootnote 3||3,870,380||1,882,770||1,987,610|
|No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree||1,740,205||854,900||885,300|
|Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree||2,130,175||1,027,870||1,102,305|
|Location of study inside Canada||1,625,550||785,345||840,205|
|Same as province or territory of residence||1,243,905||593,275||650,630|
|Different than province or territory of residence||381,645||192,070||189,575|
|Location of study outside CanadaFootnote 4||504,625||242,525||262,100|
|United StatesFootnote 5||74,035||40,425||33,610|
|United KingdomFootnote 6||58,830||31,920||26,910|
|Korea, SouthFootnote 9||18,785||7,555||11,230|
- Symbol ..
not available for a specific reference period
- Symbol ...
- Symbol x
suppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act
- Symbol F
too unreliable to be published
- Footnote 1
Users are advised to consult data quality comments for 'Highest certificate, diploma or degree,' available in the Education Reference Guide, Census of Population, 2016, Catalogue no. 98-500-X2016013.
- Footnote 2
This variable shows the 'primary groupings' variant of CIP. For more information on the CIP classification, see the Classification of Instructional Programs, Canada 2016: http://www.statcan.gc.ca/eng/concepts/classification.
For information on collection, classification and data quality for this variable, refer to the Education Reference Guide, Census of Population, 2016, Catalogue no. 98-500-X2016013.
- Footnote 3
For information on collection, classification and data quality for 'Location of study compared with province or territory of residence,' refer to the Education Reference Guide, Census of Population, 2016, Catalogue no. 98-500-X2016013.
- Footnote 4
Refers to all locations of study outside Canada, including the 10 locations outside Canada most often reported at the national level. These will not necessarily be the top 10 countries for other geographies or when individual categories of the variables in this table are selected.
- Footnote 5
The official name of United States is United States of America.
- Footnote 6
The official name of United Kingdom is United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. United Kingdom includes Scotland, Wales, England and Northern Ireland (excludes Isle of Man, the Channel Islands and British Overseas Territories).
- Footnote 7
China excludes Hong Kong and Macao.
- Footnote 8
The official name of Iran is Islamic Republic of Iran.
- Footnote 9
The official name of South Korea is Republic of Korea.
Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-400-X2016248.